What percentage of his top form was Canelo when he fought Floyd?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by JonasLindberg, Jul 8, 2021.

  1. JonasLindberg

    JonasLindberg New Member Full Member

    Mar 5, 2021
    Just wanted to see people put a number to it.

    Canelo when he faced Floyd:
    Age: 23
    Record: 42-0-1
    Last 5 fights: Austin Trout, Josesito Lopez, Shane Mosley, Kermit Cintron, Alfonso Gomez
  2. Hanz Cholo

    Hanz Cholo Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 11, 2012
    if he is 100% prime now he was
    50% -60ish%

    after fighting Floyd he leveled up to 75% was a beneficial L & proper education.

    make a poll please
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  3. Wizbit1013

    Wizbit1013 The Original 101.3 Full Member

    Mar 17, 2018
    Probably around 70 per cent

    Floyd was also at that age deteriorating and also at say 70 per cent

    Canelo got schooled regardless
  4. The Real Lance

    The Real Lance Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 29, 2012
  5. f1ght3rz

    f1ght3rz Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jan 31, 2018
    40-50% max.

    He's a completly different fighter today.

    - Power (wasn't really a puncher or Knockout artist at 154)
    - Size & Strength (He's fighting between 160 and 175...come on...he was a 154/147er when he fought Floyd)
    - Footwork (still not the greatest footwork on planet but 10 times better than against Floyd)
    - Experience
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  6. JOKER

    JOKER I rock the llama's ass. Full Member

    Dec 18, 2019
    50%. He's fighting like 16 pounds higher and as far as 23 pounds higher.

    Floyd fought Clenelo in the middle of his Showtime contract, so you know the timing was very strategic.
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  7. Aussie Invader

    Aussie Invader Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 5, 2017
    canelo was growing out of 154, there was no other time to make the fight.
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  8. TFP

    TFP Member Full Member

    Feb 20, 2012
    I think that's a good response, I'd probably put them both at around 75% of their respective late 20s peaks.
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  9. roughdiamond

    roughdiamond Ridin' the rails... Full Member

    Jul 25, 2015
    '"Shoulder roll? Heh. I'm at only 40% of my power, Floyd. This isn't even my final form."

    - Ginger Beefburger.
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  10. Dannymita

    Dannymita Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jan 21, 2019
    He was probably only fighting at a power level of just over 9000....fingers crossed he can hit ssj3 before he faces beterbiev........
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  11. Brighton bomber

    Brighton bomber Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Apr 4, 2005
    60% at the most, he's made a ton of changes since that fight.
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  12. Forza

    Forza Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Mar 18, 2012
    60% plus he was weight drained
  13. Pugilist Specialist

    Pugilist Specialist Active Member banned Full Member

    Apr 13, 2020
    About 20% and Floyd drained him..
    Canelo would ice Gayweather if they fought again
  14. Pimp C

    Pimp C Free The Guys! F 12 & Goofies Stay Dangerous! Full Member

    Jun 23, 2005
    The bigger question is what % of top form was pbf in that fight. He was 36 clearly past it and in his 5th weight class.:deal: I dont remember people saying what % of top form was pbf at 21 when ne fought hernandez for the lineal championship at 130.
  15. The Real Lance

    The Real Lance Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 29, 2012
    :lol: go start your own Floyd fanboy thread since you are so damn insecure...
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